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Table 1 Composition of sugar cane bagasse and leaves as percentage of dry matter

From: An approach to the utilisation of CO2 as impregnating agent in steam pretreatment of sugar cane bagasse and leaves for ethanol production

Content Bagasse Leaves
Glucan 41.4 33.3
Xylan 22.5 18.1
Arabinan 1.3 3.1
Galactan 1.3 1.5
Mannan 3.4 1.5
Lignin 23.6 36.1
Total 93.5 93.6